As well as providing a broad range of engineering advisory services, McLellan can provide other more specialist services depending on the specific nature and complexity of an insurance loss.

These specialist services include:

  • Causation investigations for possible subrogation
  • Assessments of the adequacy of the original design and construction
  • Expert witness assignments
  • Chemical and biological process analysis
  • Geotechnical and seismic engineering and investigations
  • Hydro-geological and hydraulic studies
  • Structural assessments including steelwork, concrete and masonry design
  • Technical risk assessments and audits
  • Condition surveys
  • Site monitoring
  • Contaminated land and environmental assessment
  • Temporary works review
  • Discrete Element Modelling (DEM) and Finite Element Modelling (FEM)
  • Provision of in-depth historical, current and forecast prices for commodities and finished products in the metals sector

Our experienced engineering and other specialist teams can provide expertise in a range of areas including the following:

  • Civil
  • Mechanical and electrical building services
  • Oil and gas
  • Process equipment
  • Electrical
  • Water (river & coastal and flooding)
  • Machinery and production
  • Steam and gas turbines
  • Railway (rolling stock, track and signalling)
  • Quantum and cost consultancy
  • Metallurgists, chemistry and refractory
  • Geotechnical and geological
  • Seismic
  • Chemical, biological and other contamination